Lewis and CLark
by James Anderson
Lewis and Clark Facts
2. The total expedition cost around $136,000.
3. On the expedition they discovered 122 new animals.
4.On the expedition they discovered 178 new plant species.
5. The main objective was to find a water route.
6.Lewis was made the governor of the Louisiana territory after the expedition.
7. The greatest distance traveled in one day on the expedition was 50 miles.
8. Lewis had a dog named seamen.
9. They traveled a grand total over 8,000 miles in over 2 years.
10. Lewis was shot accidentally in North Dakota by one of his crew members.